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Battle of Nola (215 BC)

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Battle of Nola (215 BC)

Second Battle of Nola
Part of the Second Punic War
Date 215 BC
Location Nola, present-day Italy
Result stalemate
Belligerents
Carthage Roman Republic
Commanders and leaders
Hannibal Marcus Claudius Marcellus

The Second Battle of Nola was fought in 215 BC between Hannibal's army and a Roman Army under Marcus Claudius Marcellus. It was Hannibal's second attempt to seize Nola after a failure the year before. He was again repelled, and made one more, also unsuccessful attempt the next year.


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